Did anyone here work at Marriott? Do they verify if you fill out an explore program authorization form?
Who else takes an earlier flight on Mondays so that they can sleep in their rental car on the client site parking lot while contemplating their existence?
How many years should you stay at a consulting company before jumping ship so it doesn’t look like your a hopper or flight risk or have negative perception from future employers?
Didn’t make Marriott platinum last year but still a platinum this year...? I didn’t even make gold either because I left consulting. Is this an error?
Can I ask for miles on delta - they are deplaning us after delaying the flight. They do not have another aircraft lined up... I took this flight so I could get a full night rest for work and now won't
I want to travel alone. I tried it on a weekend trip but felt extremely awkward and lonely. Any tips?
Starting my first traveling project tomorrow, what time do you recommend I get to LGA for a 9am flight? Flying delta and don’t have premier status/pre check yet.
I have 4 Alaska Airlines MVP Gold upgrades expiring on 12/31, I won’t use them. Anybody have an upgradable flight I can apply to? Free! Your ticket can’t be in G, T, R, or X class and there must be upgrade space available.
Is Marriott doing this?
Pretty obvious but has anyone else thought about the impact on effective comp that comes with the lack of travel, and the consequences for talent management? Banks are jacking base salaries to the moon, but our industry is barely budging. Consider the loss of food expensing that had netted us hundreds of dollars per week. The lack of payment in lieu of travel on weekends. The rewards points/miles we’re not accruing. The tax-free nature of all of it. Is it any surprise we're hurting for talent?
Thinking of starting a language YouTube channel with travel videos, clickbait videos and all sorts of language related content. This considered professional?
Flew Delta Premium Select from DTW > PWG on the new Airbus 330 plane. It was the best experience I’ve ever had, worth every penny 👌🏻
Need to buy a suitcase, for hold travel - what's the best value out there? Travelpro, samsonite?
Looking for recommendations to plan 2 weeks in Dubai with parents that are in their late 50s. Not looking to do something everyday, we’re booking a nice hotel to relax in as well, so probably 7 days worth of activities. Any insights would be helpful :)
Can a L1’s spouse (on L2) renew visa stamp by themselves (without going to the embassy with the spouse)? L1 is in the US but cannot travel to renew visa stamp for medical reasons
Anyone out there looking for a senior marketing guy with a speciality in hospitality, travel and tourism?
Flying for personal reasons this weekend and the Delta flights I have been on lack any sort of urgency to get us to the destination. Is this normal at Delta or during non-business hours in general?
Just curious, I would think that you will be safe and be guaranteed to get 3 year H1B extension approved after you have an approved I140. Anyone heard of their friend had trouble with this before?
Analysts who left in their 1st year either (voluntarily or laid off) where did you end up and how long did it take you? Consulting isn't for me and I'm obviously only eligible for entry level roles
Hey guys. I have a soon to be nonprofit church struggling because they already started services (collecting offerings too against my advice) before things were set with an EIN and they gave an event already planned out and are trying to find a way to spend and collect before the things are in order. They want to know if one of their small business owners can expense and collect then consider it a donation. Is this possible? Any advice or loopholes that are Legal and will avoid issues later on?
Hi all. Please give me an advice. I am still in my twenties but was fired by HF in less than a year because of bad relationship with my boss and my poor performance (originally from EU investment bank) Three months have passed now and got an offer from back office position from another EU investment bank. Though i want to continue seeking front office position, no pipeline anymore now. Should I accept this offer?
Thoughts on iPhone 13 vs the Pro? These carbon copy phones every year starting to get old...
I have interest in purchasing a mountain home as a vacation rental property. Is it possible to get a business loan for this? Looking for resources to help contribute to look at various financial scenarios as well. Thanks!
How long does it take to hear back from HR?
Is there a difference between the fidelity total market index fun and the vanguard total market index fund? I’m looking at stats for both on google and the differences seem negligible but hoping to get guidance. I have fidelity accounts btw.
How long did it take you to pay off your student debt? I have $300K in student debt and I can never imagine paying this amount off while saving anything (I’m a first year).
My husband is very sweet but recently complains I spend too much time during weekend study coding. What should I do?
What’s big 4 to another big 4 experienced sm signing bonuses looking like in FDD, right now?
What’s the best time to leave IB for tech? Debating lateraling to a better bank to recruit for tech positions in FAANG
Is it safe to go for visa extension (dropbox appointment) at US consulate in Mumbai given we have all the necessary documents including NIE letter from employer?
New hire- I’ve never been to a work happy hour, what should I expect? Any tips on how to start conversations with new people as an introvert? TIA
I am having 5.6 YOE in SAP Implementation as a Functional Consultant & PMO all together. I have worked in KPMG & EY so far.. Can Anyone refer me for PMO in other Big4 or Accenture Consulting???
Any openings for infrastructure manager, service delivery manager for 15 years experience in any company, please let know. Skills: Service delivery, technical manager, service management, people management , financial management.
How do we feel about wearing a watch in a tuxedo? I’ve seen plenty of men wearing watches in a tux, but have heard it’s improper. Specifics in this case: standard black tux and a SS DJ41 with blue dial.
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